March 30, 2017 9
The ceremonious unveiling of Peter Slipper's portrait in Parliament is in stark contrast to the ongoing expenses scandal dogging fellow former speaker, Bronwyn Bishop.
January 11, 2017
Former speaker Peter Slipper, who is familiar with spurious uses of travel expenses, has weighed in on the travel entitlements debate.
January 11, 2017 4
Cultural turnover ... Slipper's advice ... prescient Albo ...
May 19, 2016 4
A Federal Court judge today granted the AFP access to two discs worth of phone records from the case.
December 3, 2015 19
Mal Brough's troubles are playing out against a broader backdrop of a destabilisation by Abbott loyalists within the government.
November 27, 2015 11
While Labor is fighting Malcolm Turnbull as best it can on the policy front, its parliamentary tactics leave Turnbull master of all he surveys.
September 29, 2015 11
The track record of the AFP and the Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions shows even the biggest scandals never produce convictions.
July 29, 2015 8
The vast majority of Australians don't trust the media. And former Press Council chairman Julian Disney is right there with them.
July 20, 2015 3
Are Adelaide's largest unis merging? ... ladies of the ABC ... Alan Jones pulls out ...
December 8, 2014 1
Santos-sponsored police? ... The big name who wasn't at the Walkleys ... Defence toilet paper crisis assuaged ...
September 29, 2014 15
Australia's first female prime minister has released her autobiography, and she is not shy about throwing some shade. Crikey finds the juiciest bits.
January 23, 2014 7
Rural doctor scholarship to go? ... No sure tomorrow for Today Tonight ... Dennis Shanahan into the sunset? ... Pollies in economy -- the sad tales ...
October 17, 2013 16
Lead me not into temptation, oh Finance Department ... governance expert Stephen Bartos explains how the rules around MPs' entitlements encourage unscrupulous pollies to claim, claim, claim.
October 10, 2013 12
It's a gong no one wants, the Ernie awards for sexist remarks have been dished out over an evening at NSW Parliament.
October 9, 2013 31
The travel expenses scandal will hasten the inevitable voter disillusionment that happens to all governments.
October 9, 2013 7
Crikey readers have their say on MP expense claims and former Bendigo MP Steve Gibbons.
October 4, 2013 4
Crikey readers have their say on Greens senate preferences, ASIC and the ATO.
September 12, 2013
We have a Coalition majority and a Senate that is shaping up to be pretty interesting, but what about the unsung place-getters? Crikey intern Angelo Risso crunches the numbers.
September 4, 2013 2
Seafood haunts Slipper? ... News Corp protest ... dirty poster tricks in Melbourne ...
September 2, 2013 5
Freelance journalist James Rose is in the infamous seat of Fisher, with Peter Slipper on one side, Mal Brough on the other and apathy as far as the eye can see in between.